English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

the Heaninge

Field in the Parish of Wold Newton

Historical Forms

  • le heynninghe eHy3 Alv
  • heynsdickes eHy3 Alv
  • y e heyninge 1580 Terrier
  • y e Meanings 1668 Terrier 1671 Terrier 1679 Terrier eHy2 Alv
  • y e Heaninge 1697 Terrier

Etymology

the Heaninge(le heynninghe, heynsdickes eHy3(13), y e heyninge 1580, y e Meanings 1668, 1671,1679, 1703, y e Heaninge 1697, v. ON  hegning'enclosed land')